Teitho Edhellen! Syllabus After doing the main textbook, this was a piece of cake. I turned all of the Sindarin script lessons into a PDF workbook that you can download and print out. Thanks to a suggestion by Faravenel, I’m calling the language course “Gelio Edhellen!” and the script course “Teitho Edhellen!” Since the textbook […]

It’s 1AM, and I’m done. I did it. I finally fished the massive edit of the textbook. I made a few mistakes along the way… got eyes and ambition greater than my time or ability. Ended up having to cut some parts that I had a lot of fun making. Fear not, those will still […]

I’m really sorry to do this. I really didn’t want to. But, I’m looking at another depression episode. Parts of my wife’s family really disapprove of our relationship, which lead to some fights with them after her grandmother’s funeral. Then the election… ugh. I’ve been reminded again that people irrationally hate me and my wife […]

I am being facetious. This month has been terrible. TL;DR: Shit happened. Class is starting up again where it all fell apart 2 weeks ago. Grammas are ending up in the hospital and it looks like their ends are drawing near – for one of my best friends and my wife. There’s been a lot […]

Here’s my progress in updating the lessons and the homework. Added About Fan-Made Words Updated: Intro, Chapters one, three, four, five, and six, lessons (and homework assignments for) 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 3.1, and 6.1. Since there’s a new chapter, Intermediate Students are now on 6.1. There are new homework assignments, so you won’t be […]

One of the cool things that this book writing project has caused is that there is a WordPress pluggin for writing interlinear glosses! What are those? It’s best to show you: [gloss]*Ce gi ndegin might you kill-I[/gloss]“I might kill you.” This will let me teach Sindarin syntax much more effectively! This is just one of […]